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Case No. 18-1023

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In the Interest of P.J., C.J., T.J., and G.J., Minor Children

M.J., Father-Appellant

Attorney for Appellant Father

Jason S. Rieper

Attorney for Appellee State

Mary A. Triick, Assistant Attorney General

Guardian ad litem

Lynn Vogan

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Sep 12, 2018

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Susan Cox, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Doyle and Mullins, JJ.  Opinion by Mullins, J.  (9 pages)

            A father appeals the child-in-need-of-assistance adjudication order temporarily removing his children from his care and the dispositional order continuing their removal.  OPINION HOLDS:  The father’s claim regarding the adjudication order is moot.  The children’s continued removal from the father’s care is supported by clear and convincing evidence.  We affirm.

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